Tuesday, April 25, 2017
April 24...Goodbye to Lila.
1800 - The United States Library of Congress is established.
1895 - Joshua Slocum becomes the first man to solo sail around the world.
2017 - The world loses one of the greatest minds in history when Robert M. Pirsig - author of "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance" and "Lila" - dies at his home in South Berwick, Maine (USA). He was 88.